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and increase in jobless filing last week, some economists blame hurricane sandy, lawmakers look to lower the fiscal cliff the economy is approaching if they don't reach a deal on reducing the deficit. house democratic leader nancy pelosi urged extending middle class tax cut. >> we must not hold middle class tax cuts hostage to wealthiest americans. >> republicans know if they don't the democrats will let the upper income tax cuts expire, which they say will hurt job creation. day after the first news conference in more than half a year and the first after the re-election, newspaper seized on the president's suggestion he might not demand the top income tax rate return to what it was under bill clinton. aides with him for the second tour of damage from hurricane sandy suggested mr. obama's demand is for a sure source of re-knew, leaving negotiators to decide how much the re-knew is. >> what i will not do is to have a process that is vague, that says we're going to sort of, kind of raise revenue through dynamic scoring. or closing loopholes that have not been identified. >> on this day, ho
, president obama breaks new ground in burma. first, adding insult to injury. after super storm sandy. ford c-max hybrid. when you're carrying a lot of weight, c-max has a nice little trait, you see, c-max helps you load your freight, with its foot-activated lift gate. but that's not all you'll see, cause c-max also beats prius v, with better mpg. say hi to the all-new 47 combined mpg c-max hybrid. >> shannon: 12 more new york city public schools reopened today following the damage from super storm sandy last month. 18 are still closed. gas rationing extented through friday. for many people's whose homes were damaged, insult has been added to injury. senior correspondent eric shawn explains from breezy point new york. >> amid the devastation and destruction that remains three weeks after hurricane sandy, a stinging surprise from the new york city building department. a notice, tacked to the front door, demanding the storm's victims fix their problems under penalty of law. >> the city needs to work with us, not against us. you know, to impose a fine, to threaten violations, i mean just look ar
: carl cameron traveling with the romney campaign. the aftermath of hurricane sandy now includes the cancellation of the new york city marathon. public outcry over the city's refusal to cancel the race in wake of hurricane convinced the authorities to reverse course and pull the plug late this afternoon. correspondent david lee miller is live on staten island with the breaking developments. good evening, david. >> bret, you know the starting line for the marathon is here in storm ra advantageed staten island. many people here are pleased to hear the race has been canceled. mayor bloomberg issued a statement that said while holding the race would not require diverting resources from the recovery evident it's clear that it has been source of controversy and division. the region is still recovering from the storm and the survivorring only continues -- and the survivorring only suffey continues. >> people living in area affected by the storm is running out of patience. >> it's terrible. everything is going down hill. this is not america. i don't know what it is. >> millions are witho
body heat and warm. >> some got power back after sandy's devastation then lost it again from the nor'easter who dumped a foot of snow in some part of engler. >> we have not seen the same damage with hurricane sandy an we're confident we can move forward in recovery efforts. >> some residents in the hardest hit areas are fed up and say they don't know how they'll go on. >> i haven't figured that out yet. i really haven't. >> this is awful. this is just beyond terrible. it's awful. i'm done. >> many homeowners say even with insurance they are on the hook for personal expenses. >> we have all these years been paying for living expense insurance, pay up to 12 months additional living expenses when the house is uninhabitable. our house is uninhabitable by fema and the insurance company is refusing to pay a penny for that because it's a flood and flood is not coverable insurance. >> reporter: residents had another reason to complain when the temporary fema offices shut down ahead of the storm. the one on staten island reopened this afternoon. and now new york city and long island following
investing dashboard. >> super storm sandy is gone. an unusual thanksgiving in the northeast. the city of new york is distributing almost 27,000 holiday meals in neighborhoods reeling from sandy. tonight, anna kooiman shows us how some members are giving like never before. >> i thank god and thank the people of rockaway. everybody came together and we'll pull through this. later, guys. >> take care. >> you always love family and in the storm, everybody became a family. >> and in the wake of superstorm zahn, enough turkey and fixings, to feed a thousand folks in need. in rockaway. >> we have one corn, open, two-- >> in the previous years, fed 600. >> and there's so much need and not enough dollars to go around. the church looks different than it has for the past 18 years, the basement was flooded, and they're running the thanksgiving operation using generator power. >> when you take rockaway and ocean side and bellmore and massapequa. >> there's massive devastation on horrendous levels. >> eric snow was in the dark over a week and had flooding from eight to ten foot storm surge and teac
a three-day pause to deal with hurricane sandy. mitt romney is hoping to ride post debate momentum in to the oval office. we start with chief political correspondent carl cameron with the governor in virginia. >> in a three rally swing across battleground state of virginia where he leads by half a point to real clear politics average of recent polls, romney resumed the post hurricane criticism of obama's presidency. >> we need change. for real change we have to take a different course. i will get the economy going from day one we are making changes. >> government reported consumer confidence is at the highest point since obama took office. romney if a new ad mocks the president for resurrecting a proposal on monday rejected by the congressional republicans earlier in year. for a new cabinet level secretary of business. romney slammed him on the stump for it, too. >> find something to suggest it will be better over the next fur years. we game up with an idea that he will create the department of business. i don't think adding a new chair in cabinet will help add millions of jobs on
. >> trash trucks reach town of oceanside on new york long island. for the first time since sandy hit 11 days ago. residents are still in the dark. >> we got no response from anyone. tan sation people. we got no direction. >> hundreds of hows are without power, heat or when they will get back online. one long island utility company said it was running out of supplies, outraged the new york governor. >> look at what he does it comes down to wire and poles. and crews and trucks. these are the things you want to have. how can you run out of poles? >> in new york city, gas rationing began today. cars with the even number plate film on even number days. odd number plate fill up on odd number days. ease long line and short tempers. >> that make sense. it would have useed up. you wouldn't have had the long lines. >> housing is a growing concern. fema trying to provide shelter for 95% people. you wake up and you're okay then in a second it hits you that this happened and you don't have a place of your own anymore. it's de stating. you always think it won't be you. then it is. >> one thing there seems
to restore service to most of the customers sufficienting in the aftermath of hurricane sandy. more than 50,000 homes and businesses are still in the dark. meanwhile, tens of thousands have taken to shelters after their homes have become uninhabitable. the shelters have undeniably given storm survivors a better option than sleeping out in the cold. but there are still health risks. here is dr. marc seigel of the fox's medical "a" team. >> close confines here. worried about the spread of disease. how do you prevent that from happening? >> in close quarters it is a problem but we make sure people have water. we make sure people have clean sanitary spaces to use the restroom and shower. we are careful of the food handling, making sure people wear gloves and food served at correct temperature. we have a health assessment here as well to make sure if people are feeling under the weather they can talk to a nurse to see if there is anything that needs to be done. >> at this shelter and at the high school in new jersey, the red cross and local health authorities taken care of more than 200 people o
in israel and gaza. first, to rebuild or not to rebuild? after superstorm sandy. just no fun to drive. now, here's one that will make you feel alive. meet the five-passenger ford c-max hybrid. c-max says ha. c-max says wheeee. which is what you get, don't you see? cause c-max has lots more horsepower than prius v, a hybrid that c-max also bests in mpg. say hi to the all-new 47 combined mpg c-max hybrid. >> shannon: tonight, rental car shortal by thanksgiving week. thousands of cars, including rep tall, drive in demand and higher prices for vehicles that are still available. if you own property in disaster zone there are also questions tonight about whether you should rebuild or even be allowed to. senior correspondent rick leventhal has thatory from staten island. >> new york city collected more than a quarter billion tons of debris in the aftermath of hurricane sandy. but the job isn't done yet. soon, at least 200 of the hardest hit homes may be demolished. residents are struggling to decide if and how they will rebuild. >> came back and up in of us could we have been devastated here. >>
for hurricane sandy. we'll explain in grapevine. coming your way in 40 seconds. >> bret: this is quick. now some fresh pickings from the political grapevine. hardball anchor chris matthews closing thoughts from election night, well, they were a little unusual. he was as usual praising president obama and the people who re-elected him. then he said this -- "i'm so glad we had that storm last week, because i think the storm was one of those things. no politically i should say, not in terms of hurting people. the storm brought in possibilities for good politi politics. knoll shepherd writes -- >> bret: matthews apologized on tonight's program for two minutes saying i said something not just stupid but wrong. i said something that suggested ends justify means, something i have never believed in my life. thinking that way is immoral way to live your life. islamists are reacting to the american vote. egyptian brotherhood said the only foreign policy change the president can bring is by accepting the will of the arab people. they told the "times of israel" that egypt can affect and lead the process of
is resigning after coming under intense criticism for the utility response to hurricane sandy. michael herve leighs at the end of the year. lipa still not restored power to 10,000 customers of the 1 million who lost electricity two weeks ago. >>> three pilots flying to an faa safety conference were killed tuesday when their airplane crashed in a house shortly after take-off. it happened near hawkins field airport in jackson, mississippi. a police officer says the plane sputtered like it was out of fuel and then went down. the plane's owner who was supposed to be on the flight decided to go hunting instead. >>> well, a bit of irony surrounding david petraeus and a they mous famous video game. people in all 50 states now want to leave the united states. grapevine is next. aren't getting shorter. ♪ the trucks are going farther. the new 2013 ram 1500. ♪ with the best-in-class fuel economy. engineered to move heaven and earth. ♪ guts. glory. ram. >> chris: now, fresh pickings from the political grapevine. the movement to secede from the united states picked up steam in the 24 hours since we
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